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Top 10 Chinese universities receiving the most donations
China Education News |

The universities in China received in total 4.36 billion yan ($617.07 million) in donation in 2018, according to 2019 China

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China has 232 million online education users: report
China Education News |

As of June, the number of online education users in China had hit 232 million, up by 31.22 million from

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Why are parents in Shenzhen losing sleep over their children’s education?
China Education News |

Alice Xu’s worries about the education prospects of her nine-year-old daughter have caused sleepless nights over the last few days,

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5 things you should know before moving to China for higher education
China Education News |

China holds the place as one of the most favorite destinations for international students for higher education. It holds the distinction of

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The next ambitious agenda of the Modi government is to make India one of the leading global hubs of higher education.
India Education News |

The task is daunting for Ramesh Pohkriyal Nishank, India’a Human Resource Development Minister, since, as of now, only three Indian

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Chinese students’ applications to UK universities up by 30%
China Education News |

Applications from Chinese students to study at UK universities have gone up 30% since last year, with numbers exceeding those

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Which Nordic universities are efficient and productive?
Global Education News, Long-tail markets |

Swedish universities are performing well on efficient use of resources and productivity compared with their peers in the Nordic countries,

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Luxembourg: Travelling to Thailand with Princess Tessy of Luxembourg and her NGO, Professors Without Borders
Global Education News, Long-tail markets |

” After signing in and Tessy being presented with a traditional Thai flower garland “Phuang malai” we went into a

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Latvia faces more opportunities for cooperation with Vietnam in field of education
Global Education News, Long-tail markets |

Continuing his working visit to Vietnam, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics met with the Minister of Education and Training Phung

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International students flocking to Turkey for higher education
Global Education News, Long-tail markets |

As millions of students around the world look to attain their bachelor’s or master’s degrees outside their home countries, Turkey

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Cambodia: Former garbage dump worker receives full scholarship to University of Melbourne
Southeast Asia Education News |

Rags to riches stories are almost always good to hear and read about. These stories can remind us that through

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Myanmar: Lack of information about courses makes it hard for students to make informed choices
Southeast Asia Education News |

On June 8, more than 850,000 students who had just finished their final year of school received their matriculation exam

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Malaysia: Creating awareness of scholarships for the disabled
Southeast Asia Education News |

Malaysians with disabilities should take up scholarships offered by a number of local and international agencies to pursue higher education.

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Malaysia: Cambridge IGCSE to offer Bahasa Melayu subject
Southeast Asia Education News |

Malaysian students undertaking the Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) as a pathway towards tertiary education can now

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Singapore: A new programme will allow polytechnic students to not just get a place in a local university, but also be assured of a job
Southeast Asia Education News |

Students on this route will also graduate from university up to a year earlier than their peers. Strait Times

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Is crowdfunding empowering education in India?
India Education News |

Crowdfunding is now playing a crucial part in the funding system.  It has become the most effective way of raising

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India’s higher education student-teacher ratio lower than Brazil and China
India Education News |

New Delhi, India trails behind several countries including Brazil and China in terms of student-teacher ratio in higher education segment,

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Cheaper fees, easy admissions: Indian medical students shift gaze towards China
India Education News |

On July 1, 2019, Patel, along with 123 Indian students, graduated with an MBBS degree from TMU in a ceremony

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India’s finance minister has proposed to allocate Rs 400 crore to create “world-class institutions” to attract more international students
India Education News |

The government will also bring in a new National Educational Policy, and proposes to establish a national research foundation to

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US investment in African university fails as China advances
China Education News, Global Education News, Long-tail markets |

When the U.S. government’s private-investment arm teamed with New York-based real-estate investor W.P. Carey Inc. to finance the expansion of

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